Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Saturday, 1 July 2017
1 Jul 19:16 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 7.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9437°N / 26.3337°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
6 km (4 mi) S of Palaiochórion (pop: 300)
7 km (4 mi) SW of Plagiá (pop: 500)
91 km (57 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
94 km (58 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
252 km (157 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 1 Jul 19:06 UTC||M 2.3 / 7.4 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Sat, 1 Jul 19:06 UTC||M 2.3 / 7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.